NFL players mourn Tray Walker's passing
Baltimore Ravens cornerback Tray Walker was pronounced dead at 5 p.m. ET Friday, according to his agent, Ron Butler. The 24-year-old was hospitalized in Miami and listed in critical condition after the Honda motorbike he was riding collided with a Ford Escape at an intersection in Liberty City, Florida on Thursday evening.
As you might imagine, there was a strong reaction on social media to the devastating news, as players around the league publicly mourned Walker's passing.
Condolences goes to Tray Walker family...so young, keep his family in your prayers...it's bigger than the game! #RIPTrayWalker— Le'Veon Bell (@L_Bell26) March 18, 2016
Prayers up for Tray Walker and his family. Way too young. God rest his soul. #FootballIsFamily— D-Ware (@DeMarcusWare) March 18, 2016
My heartbreaks for Tray Walkers Family right now and the whole #ravensnation prayers going up!! Only The Lord Can Heal There Pain. #RIP— DIGGZ32 (@JamesIhedigbo) March 18, 2016
RIP Tray Walker...Praying for all the family, loved ones, and teammates. pic.twitter.com/ovRiobhF8H— Russell Wilson (@DangeRussWilson) March 18, 2016
May God give divine comfort to the family and friends of our brother Tray Walker. Life is precious. Very Sad day in the NFL. #family— Benjamin Watson (@BenjaminSWatson) March 18, 2016
We are grieving the loss of a special young man. #RIPTrayWalker pic.twitter.com/FNcnd9eQjT— Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) March 18, 2016
Statement from Commissioner Roger Goodell on the Passing of Tray Walker https://t.co/yNSghFNzIu— NFL345 (@NFL345) March 19, 2016